It is one of the part of ISO Family which is the international standard specifies the requirement for an effective environment management system (EMS). It is the overall structure that can be followed by a company despite establishing environment performance requirements.
ISO describes an environmental management as part of it that has been used to manage the environment aspects. In addition to this, it also fulfil obligations of compliance and address risks and opportunities. ISO 14001 standard is the kind of a framework that has been created
to use within a plan do check act (PDCA) approach to continuous improvement.